|ICSC: 0331 (June 2006)
terephthalic acid dichloride
| CAS #: 100-20-9
|EC Number: 202-829-5
|FIRE & EXPLOSION
|Combustible. Gives off irritating or toxic fumes (or gases) in a fire. Finely dispersed particles form explosive mixtures in air.
|NO open flames. Closed system, dust explosion-proof electrical equipment and lighting. Prevent deposition of dust.
|Use dry sand, powder, carbon dioxide. NO hydrous agents.
|PREVENT DISPERSION OF DUST!
|Cough. Sore throat. Burning sensation. Laboured breathing. Shortness of breath. Symptoms may be delayed. See Notes.
|Use local exhaust or breathing protection.
|Fresh air, rest. Half-upright position. Refer for medical attention.
|Redness. Pain. Skin burns.
|Protective clothing. Protective gloves.
|Remove contaminated clothes. Rinse skin with plenty of water or shower. Refer for medical attention .
|Redness. Pain. Blurred vision. Severe deep burns.
|Wear safety goggles or eye protection in combination with breathing protection.
|First rinse with plenty of water for several minutes (remove contact lenses if easily possible), then refer for medical attention.
|Abdominal pain. Nausea. Vomiting. Diarrhoea. Shock or collapse.
|Do not eat, drink, or smoke during work.
|Rinse mouth. Give one or two glasses of water to drink. Do NOT induce vomiting. Refer for medical attention .
|CLASSIFICATION & LABELLING
|Personal protection: chemical protection suit and particulate filter respirator adapted to the airborne concentration of the substance. Sweep spilled substance into covered plastic containers. Carefully collect remainder. Then store and dispose of according to local regulations.
According to UN GHS Criteria
DANGERMay be harmful if swallowed
Causes severe skin burns and eye damage
|Separated from strong oxidants. Dry. Well closed. Do NOT store or transport in containers made from metal.
|PHYSICAL & CHEMICAL INFORMATION
Physical State; Appearance
|EXPOSURE & HEALTH EFFECTS
Routes of exposure
Effects of short-term exposure
Effects of long-term or repeated exposure
|OCCUPATIONAL EXPOSURE LIMITS
|The symptoms of lung oedema often do not become manifest until a few hours have passed and they are aggravated by physical effort. Rest and medical observation are therefore essential.
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